byCampbell, Sally J; Liegel, L. H; Brookes, Martha H; Pacific Northwest Research Station (Portland, Or.)
"Joint publication of USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station and Pacific Northwest Region; Oregon State Department of Forestry; and Washington State Department of Natural Resources." Topics: Forest health, Forest health
Frank is joined by forester Marcus Kaufmann from the Oregon Department of Forestry. Marcus breaks-down the current state of forest ecology in the Western United States, including the interruption of natural fire cycles by human suppression efforts, the role of climate change and drought in fire intensity, and the growing pressure insects are placing on our forests as the climate warms. He discusses the social complexities of catastrophic wildlfire, touching on the problem of wildland-urban... Topics: forestry, ecology, forest health, fire, energy, biomass
byBetlejewski, Frank; Casavan, Kirk C; Stevens, Roderick D; United States. Bureau of Land Management. Oregon State Office; United States. Forest Service. Pacific Northwest Region; United States. Forest Service. Pacific Southwest Region
"October 2003." Topics: Port Orford cedar, Port Orford cedar, Cedar, Trees, Phytophthora diseases, Phytophthora diseases,...
State fire officials say California's forests are primed for catastrophe. On today's Insight - What is California doing about wildfires? Are California's forests healthy, and if not, what role does that play in creating the conditions for massive wildfires? Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento public radio, Capital Public Radio, wildfires, California wildfires,...